Jul 13, 2014
Home| Tools| Events| Blogs| Discussions| Sign UpLogin

Wisconsin CNH Factory Damaged by Wind Storms, Possible Tornado

October 26, 2010
By: Margy Eckelkamp, Farm Journal Machinery Editor and Test Plot Director
 
 

Today the Racine, Wisc. CNH factory was damaged by strong winds and storms. At least two employees suffered minor injuries. The facility damages included: part of the roof blew off, there was damage to the parts distribution building, garage doors and access doors were damaged, a tractor trailer was overturned, trees were blown down, and there was water damage from the sprinkler system being engaged.  

According to CNH spokesman Duane Nelson the plant’s assembly line seems to be the least affected, but it’s unknown when the factory will be back to full production.

The factory makes Case IH Magnum and New Holland T8 Tractors.

Here’s a video report:

See Comments

RELATED TOPICS: Weather, Machinery, News, Severe

 
Log In or Sign Up to comment

COMMENTS

No comments have been posted



Name:

Comments:

Legacy Newsletter

Hot Links & Cool Tools

    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  

facebook twitter youtube View More>>
 
 

Follow Us

Facebook Twitter You Tube
 
 
 
The Home Page of Agriculture
© 2014 Farm Journal, Inc. All Rights Reserved|Web site design and development by AmericanEagle.com|Site Map|Privacy Policy|Terms & Conditions